The Smith-Trahern House, a Clarksville Legend

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There’s nothing I enjoy more than touring a historic home. While visiting Clarksville, Tennessee on a hosted trip, I had a chance to tour the Smith Trahern home and learn about those who lived in this home and how their lives impacted the Clarksville area. While the home is owned by the City, it is […]

Beachaven Winery, tour, taste and enjoy!

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During my hosted travel to Clarksville, Tennessee, we stopped at the wonderful Beachaven Winery and I had the chance to meet the owner, Louisa Beach Cooke.  We took a tour of the winery and Louisa shared the family history that started this wonderful place!  “My father Judge William O. Beach was the Montgomery County Mayor,” […]

Christmas in Clarksville!

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  While Christmas celebrations in your own back yard are not to be missed, sometimes to get into the holiday spirit a holiday trip is just what it takes. Recently on a hosted trip to Clarksville, Tennessee my mom, Lori Disque came along and Visit Clarksville’s Michelle Dickerson showed us that they know how to […]

Roy Acuff and Dunbar Cave

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Right in the midst of Clarksville, Tennessee is a very cool cave with some fascinating history.  I learned about this cave on a recent hosted visit to Clarksville.  Dunbar Cave was used by Roy Acuff ,King of Country Music and American Record  Company recording artist as a stage. This singer that once wanted to play […]

Frank Sutton’s statue is a memory maker

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What fun is it in downtown Clarksville, Tennessee to pose with the Frank Sutton statue?  This actor portrayed the in-your-face, finger pointing Sergeant Vince Carter in the series Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C. Part of the fun was watching him week after week, try unsuccessfully to have Gomer transferred out of his unit. The bronze statue created by […]